(n.) = survey ; poll ; survey questionnaire. Ex: Indicative abstracts abound in phrases such as 'is discussed' or 'has been surveyed', but do not record the outcome of the discussion or survey. Ex: The results of these polls can often be used as a basis for further information action. Ex: The survey questionnaires and methodology were pilot-tested late in 81. ---- * empresa dedicada a los sondeos de opinión = polling firm ; polling agency. * investigación mediante sondeos = survey research. * resultado de un sondeo = canvass. * resultados de los sondeos = poll ratings. * sondeo de opinión = opinion poll ; Gallup poll ; perceptions study ; opinion polling. * sondeo de opinión por teléfono = telephone opinion poll. * sondeo de opinión pública = public opinion poll. * sondeo final = exit survey. * sondeo hecho a la salida = exit survey. * sondeo informal de opinión = straw poll. * sondeos = survey research. (v.) = survey ; poll ; plumb + the depths of ; feel out ; fathom. Ex: Chapters 7 and 8 introduced the problems associated with author cataloguing and have surveyed the purpose of cataloguing codes. Ex: College freshman enrolled in English composition classes were polled to determine their attitudes towards two different methods of bibliographic instruction: the lecture-discussion practicum and the workbook. Ex: The article has the title 'Mapping the unmappable: plumbing the depths of cross-file and cross-system navigation'. Ex: You should always end the interview by feeling out how long the hiring process is going to take, and when you can expect to hear from the interviewer. Ex: As she ascended the staircase to the library director's office, she tried to fathom the reason for the imperious summons. ---- * sondear la opinión pública = gauge + public opinion. * sondear la opinión sobre = gauge + opinion on.